Local Obits for Fri. May 13th, 2016
Linda Gail Maddox, age 63, of Winder passed away Friday, May 13, 2016. Her hobbies were playing BINGO and having picnics. She loved her dogs, church and gospel singing. ...
Russell H. Honea, age 82, of Cumming passed away Thursday, May 12, 2016. A native of the Atlanta area, Russell was a U.S. Air Force veteran; an Atlanta Fire Department Fireman for ...
Christopher Lee Michael Sellers, age 42, of Cumming and formerly of Baxley, passed away Friday, May 13, 2016. Survivors include his wife Lorie Sellers; parents Larr ...
Mrs. M. Lucille Stover Johnson, age 99, of Murrayville, Georgia, passed away Friday, May 13, 2016 at New Horizon’s Lanier Park, surrounded by family and friends.
Martha Godfrey Moore, 82 died on May 13, 2016 at Dogwood Forest where she had resided for a number of years.
She was born on January 8, 1934 to Charles Edwin Cole and Ola ...
James E. (Jim) Webb, 78, of Gainesville, passed away at Northeast Georgia Medical Center on Friday, May 13, 2016.
Jim was born in Atlanta, Georgia, on April 27, 1938 to Paul A. ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. William T. “Bill” Atwood, age 73, of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, May 13, 2016. Mr. Atwood was b ...
Nancy Lee Duke Gunn, age 65, of Jefferson passed away Friday, May 13, 2016. Nancy graduated with honors from DeKalb College with an Associates in Science and became a registe ...
James Edward Gaddis, age 52, of Dahlonega, GA passed away suddenly on Friday May 13, 2016.
James was the son of the late Homer Leroy and Mary Sue Gaddis.
Charles “Joe” Mosie Waters, age 79, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Friday May 13, 2016.
Joe retired from Burlington at 62 after 44 years of working there bec ...
Mr. Ernest Joseph Hudson, age 95 of 91 Briarwood Drive, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Friday, May 13, 2016 at his residence.
A son of the late Walter C. Hudson, Sr. ...
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86
Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, has died at age 86